Tue June 8, 2010
Caprio to formally launch gubernatorial bid
Providence, R.I. – Democrat Frank Caprio is preparing to formally launch his campaign for governor.
The general treasurer says he'll declare his candidacy at a small business forum on Wednesday and will release his jobs plan there.
Attorney General Patrick Lynch, also a Democrat, officially entered the race on Saturday.
Other candidates include Republicans John Robitaille and Victor Moffitt; former Republican Sen. Lincoln Chafee, who is running as an independent, and Ken Block of the nascent Moderate Party.